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Ramdas Kadam


Maharashtra govt to intensify action against those violating plastic ban

July 02, 2019 12:55 pm

While the ban has been in force since June 23, 2018, Kadam admitted that the enforcement of the model code of conduct for the Lok Sabha elections had impacted its implementation.

Recycling of milk packets to begin in a month: Ramdas Kadam

June 28, 2019 3:29 am

Environment Minister Ramdas Kadam said all dairies in the state had agreed to set up recycling plants and start a depository scheme of 50 paise per pouch for recollecting and recycling milk packets.

Mumbai: Govt gives dairies 15-day time to submit milk pouch buyback plan

May 29, 2019 3:13 am

As per the plastic ban notification, issued by the Environment Department on March 23 in last year, milk dairies should use plastic bags not less than 50 microns in thickness for milk packaging. Besides, they should print a buyback price of not less than Rs 0.50 per pouch, to develop a buyback mechanism for recycling these pouches.

Minister conducts raid, seizes four trucks carrying 50 tonne of plastic bags in Palghar

June 02, 2018 4:19 am

The minister had activated his informant network and tracked the manufacturing units supplying banned plastic to the state.

Maharashtra: Plastic ban won’t lead to major rise in unemployment, clarifies Ramdas Kadam

March 25, 2018 2:56 am

The government also clarified that one month has been given to producers, retailers, traders and to consumers to get rid of their existing stock of the banned products.

No plan to ban firecrackers in Maharashtra: Environment Minister Ramdas Kadam

October 11, 2017 5:21 am

“Maharashtra’s condition is not as bad as that of Delhi. We have no plan to ban firecrackers in the state. We will make attempts to create awareness to celebrate an environment-friendly Diwali,” Kadam said.

350 projects await green nod in MMR

August 04, 2015 1:22 am

Environment clearance committees working overtime to appraise projects to be sent for approval.

Shiv Sena still seeks Home department, says Ramdas Kadam

June 06, 2015 12:50 am

The Home Ministry is presently under the charge of Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis.

No meetings to appraise projects till minister clears the agendas: Ramdas Kadam

June 04, 2015 10:36 am

Environment minister passes order even as 1,600 projects await green nod

Shiv Sena gets a handle: ‘stop flying...come back to earth’

September 17, 2014 8:46 am

Sena contested 169 seats in 2009, and the BJP 119. The BJP on the other hand, would like the Sena to contest, at most, 144 seats.